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Error "The domain to be read must be a directory containing a valid domain of version or up" while Starting Standalone Oracle HTTP Server (Doc ID 2250882.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When starting standalone Oracle Http Server, it fails with below errors.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install standalone OHS

2. Configure OHS and create ohs1 component.

3. Start Nodemanager and ohs1 to confirm everything is working.

4. Update config.xml file under DOMAIN_HOME/config directory and added line:
after first line
This is basically to reproduce the issue by corrupting config.xml

5. Now start Nodemanager

6. Start OHS and receive the error:


Note: The problem/error reproduces only in standalone OHS and does not reproduce in collocated OHS




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